The Susquehanna University Athletic Department announced Wednesday that John "Duke" Fravel as the new head coach for the Women's Tennis program.
Fravel joins the Susquehanna staff after coaching the Selinsgrove High School Boys' and Girls' Tennis teams for the past three seasons. He has been the Boys' coach since 2010 and added his role with the Girls' team in 2013.
Over the past four years the boys' program at Selinsgrove has a 63-5 record and the girls' program has improved to a winning percentage near 80 percent.
The veteran head coach has also conducted summer camps and clinics in the area.
The River Hawks open the 2017 fall portion of the schedule September 9-10 at the King's College Tournament and have their first home match September 23 against Misericordia.